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Portland’s 66th Homicide Victim Of 2021 Is Identified

PORTLAND, Ore. — A man was shot and killed in Southeast Portland on Friday morning.

The shooting happened at a house near 128th and Stark just after 6:00.  The suspects were gone by the time police arrived.

The victim has been identified as 41-year-old Joshua Newell.

Joshua Newell, 41.

The city is seeing record homicides and shootings.  This is the 66th homicide of the year and the 50th involving a firearm.  There have been nearly 950 incidents of gunfire.

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